Mercedes-Benz Hosts Miami Fashion Week “Swim” with Swimsuits and Supermodels

The streets of Miami are about to get hotter as Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim gets underway July 19 – 23 with a packed schedule of 32 designers and supermodels showing off their 2013 collections of swimsuits and bikinis alongside the newest Mercedes-Benz convertibles including the all-new 2013 SL63 AMG. With many of the fashion industry’s top swimsuit designers showing off their most revealing collections during the five-day event, Mercedes will drop the top on the all new 2013 SL63 AMG at a pool party surrounded by the world’s…

Death Defying Mazda2 Tackles the Wall of Death

  Wall of Death. Probably not the three best words to be running through your mind as you floor the throttle and head out on to the track. You want words like victory, pace and skill to fill your head. Not Wall of Death. But then this is track like no other. It measures just 31-foot in diameter and it’s 85 years old. It’s made almost entirely of wood, and it’s redolent with the tang of oil, sweat and fear. Oh, and the track walls…

Mechanical Synfonica Video a Symphony of Audi R8 V8 Power

  Automobiles and music have been intertwined since the first Motorola model 5T71 radio was installed in car in the spring of 1930, but before their was a radio in dash automobile purist regarded the engine as its own symphony. The films makers at format67.net wanted to know what would happen when they blended the sound of a screaming V8 engine with the bow strings of a classical orchestra. The AM and FM radio dial may have gone the way of the 8-Track Player, but…

McLaren F1 Heir MP4-12C Arrives at US Dealerships

  “Mr Leno, your car is ready.” If you were fortunate enough to be one of the lucky Americans waiting to take delivery of a MP4-12C, your wait is over. Deliveries of the 592 horsepower heir to the McLaren F1 throne are now underway to customers in the USA and Canada. The reasonably priced super car has an MSRP of $229,000 is the States, or just over$386 per horsepower. The MP4-12C features a 3.8-liter V8 twin turbo engine, which produces 592hp and 600Nm torque and is mated to a 7-speed Seamless Shift transmission. It…

The Race: Video of the Day From the Ford Mustang Club In Poland

Why you should spend five minutes watching a Ford Mustang video entitled “The Race” filmed in Poland? Because our friends from the Ford Mustang Club of Poland (Mustang Klub Polska) don’t know that car club meeting are boring. I can’t tell you how many times I begrudgingly attended business meetings and club get togethers that are less fun than Kiwanis convention.  However, if car clubs in the USA were more like this group of Mustang enthusiasts in Poland. I would be mailing in my annual dues with a sense…

Donna Lee Holman’s “This Old Jeep”

“This old Jeep, She’s been a good old girl. She’s taken me to places I’ve never seen before …”                 — Donna Lee Holman Do you love your car, truck or Jeep enough to write a song about it? Donna Lee Holman does. Holman’s first CD, Cool Water, features 10 of her original compositions, accompanied by her vocal solos and guitar. One of the cuts is called “This Old Jeep,” a tribute to her long-standing relationship her 1999 Jeep Wrangler. “Since I was a child,…

Ford Mustang Thefts: Stealing America’s Pony Car

For over 25 years, the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) has published Hot Wheels, an annual report of America’s 10 most stolen vehicles.  While popular expectations have been that newer, more expensive vehicles would top the list, the data has repeatedly shown quite the opposite, with older, less flashy models topping the list. As a take-off from the traditional Hot Wheels report, beginning with this release, the NICB will periodically issue a special report—Hot Wheels Classics—focusing on a specific class of vehicle or make and model.  For the debut…

Ford Crown Victoria Tackles Hell’s Revenge Trail In Moab

Next time you’re out on a trail ride in your Jeep Wrangler, Chevy Blazer, or Ford Bronco and you bypass that tricky obstacle, that makes your toenails curl and get your shorts in a wad, just remember: it’s okay. If it wasn’t difficult a car could do it, right. Be glad this guy isn’t riding behind you… He just might show you up. Just image what this Crown Vic could do with a locker? Apparently the owner of this 1997 Crown Victoria Police Interceptor is a common sight in…